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Aaron and Elisabeth’s Red Rock Engagement

Aaron and Elisabeth’s Red Rock Engagement

I peered inside the old building and saw a beautiful, ivy-covered wall—but about a 4.5 foot drop to get in and a floor covered in thick branches. I turned around and started arranging Aaron and Elisabeth outside instead. After a few shots, Elizabeth said, "Don't you...

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Chris and Georgia’s Blandy Experimental Farm Proposal

Chris and Georgia’s Blandy Experimental Farm Proposal

It's always when you get the text, "We're here!" that your heart REALLY starts pounding at a proposal session! Even though Chris and I had planned out exactly where he would kneel down and where I would be hiding, I was worried that Georgia would look straight through...

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Chaz and Hallie’s Harpers Ferry Engagement Session

Chaz and Hallie’s Harpers Ferry Engagement Session

  Driving through the back roads of Virginia put me in the perfect mood for a sunset engagement shoot! The golden sunshine splashed across the mountains and historic building in Harpers Ferry just begged to be the backdrop to an engagement session. So we obliged with...

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Steven and Jackie’s Engagement at The Cliffs Hotel and Spa

Steven and Jackie’s Engagement at The Cliffs Hotel and Spa

My palms were sweaty as I peered through the balcony openings. Elya, Allison, and I watched our phones excitedly as Steven's GPS indicated they were getting closer to the resort. The moment I saw Steven and Jackie pass the engagement location, I signaled to the girls...

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Tim and Megan’s Sunny Engagement at Morven Park

Tim and Megan’s Sunny Engagement at Morven Park

At the beginning of the session, I asked Tim and Megan to describe one another. Without hesitation, they both listed off multiple characteristics about each other that made my sappy heart happy. He's caring—She's kind—He's flexible—She's sweet... you get the idea. :)...

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A Golden Hour Franklin Park Session – The Sillars

A Golden Hour Franklin Park Session – The Sillars

One of the biggest reasons I absolutely loved attending Patrick Henry College is because you truly get to know the professors - even the professors whose class you didn't take! Dr. Sillars and his wife are two amazing people who have a fantastic sense of humor and...

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Philip and Emma’s Harpers Ferry Engagement

Philip and Emma’s Harpers Ferry Engagement

It was the muggiest day you could imagine in Virginia, and yet Philip and Emma were more than happy to hold hands, hug, and squeeze each other close during their engagement photos. When two people are willing to do that on a crazy-humid summer day, then you know they...

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Sam and Katie’s Franklin Park Engagement

Sam and Katie’s Franklin Park Engagement

"Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always...

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